Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CISMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISEB Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)
England > London
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 727 792 795
Rank change year-on-year +65 +3 +91
Permanent jobs citing CISMP 85 51 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.069% 0.082%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.30% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 78 31 62
London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £63,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -12.70% +2.44%
10th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £66,659 £70,000 £97,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £46,750 £62,000
% change year-on-year +39.04% -24.60% +37.78%

CISMP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 15,046 16,813 18,592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.29% 22.66% 24.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11,218 12,470 15,525
London median annual salary £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.27% +2.80%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

CISMP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing CISMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for CISMP in London

CISMP
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISMP in London.

Salary trend for CISMP in London

CISMP
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISMP in London over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for CISMP in London

CISMP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISMP within the London region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -24 7 £60,000 +3.45% 1
West London +31 1 £65,000 +18.18% 1
CISMP
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing CISMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for CISMP.

1 85 (100.00%) Information Security
2 80 (94.12%) CISSP
3 74 (87.06%) Cybersecurity
4 70 (82.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 68 (80.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 62 (72.94%) Banking
7 61 (71.76%) SIEM
7 61 (71.76%) Data Protection
8 60 (70.59%) Data Protection Act
8 60 (70.59%) CompTIA Security+
8 60 (70.59%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 60 (70.59%) Investment Banking
8 60 (70.59%) Windows
8 60 (70.59%) Linux
9 38 (44.71%) CEH
10 34 (40.00%) Firewall
11 32 (37.65%) GIAC
11 32 (37.65%) Apple iOS
12 31 (36.47%) Security Operations
12 31 (36.47%) Windows Server
12 31 (36.47%) Mac OS X
12 31 (36.47%) Apple
12 31 (36.47%) DRM
12 31 (36.47%) TCP/IP
12 31 (36.47%) Active Directory
13 29 (34.12%) Oracle
13 29 (34.12%) Virtual Machines
14 20 (23.53%) CISA
15 18 (21.18%) CISM
16 17 (20.00%) Degree

CISMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Distributed Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 34 (40.00%) Firewall
2 31 (36.47%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.35%) Internet
4 1 (1.18%) Intranet
4 1 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.18%) VoIP
4 1 (1.18%) Wireless
4 1 (1.18%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.24%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) AppScan
1 1 (1.18%) Metasploit
1 1 (1.18%) Paros
General
1 62 (72.94%) Banking
2 60 (70.59%) Investment Banking
3 13 (15.29%) Finance
4 3 (3.53%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.53%) Law
4 3 (3.53%) Legal
5 1 (1.18%) Local Government
5 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (32.94%) Infrastructure Support
1 28 (32.94%) IT Support
2 11 (12.94%) Analyst
2 11 (12.94%) Security Analyst
3 6 (7.06%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 6 (7.06%) Information Analyst
3 6 (7.06%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (5.88%) Project Analyst
5 4 (4.71%) Information Officer
5 4 (4.71%) Information Security Officer
5 4 (4.71%) Security Engineer
5 4 (4.71%) Security Officer
6 3 (3.53%) IT Engineer
6 3 (3.53%) IT Security Engineer
7 2 (2.35%) Blockchain Lead
8 1 (1.18%) CISSP Analyst
8 1 (1.18%) Head of Information
8 1 (1.18%) Information Security Engineer
8 1 (1.18%) Security Incident Manager
8 1 (1.18%) Senior Penetration Tester
Miscellaneous
1 60 (70.59%) Data Protection Act
2 11 (12.94%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.24%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.18%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 60 (70.59%) Linux
1 60 (70.59%) Windows
2 32 (37.65%) Apple iOS
3 31 (36.47%) Mac OS X
3 31 (36.47%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.18%) Android
4 1 (1.18%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (100.00%) Information Security
2 74 (87.06%) Cybersecurity
3 68 (80.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 61 (71.76%) Data Protection
4 61 (71.76%) SIEM
5 31 (36.47%) DRM
5 31 (36.47%) Security Operations
6 14 (16.47%) Security Architecture
7 10 (11.76%) Risk Management
8 8 (9.41%) Data Security
9 7 (8.24%) Business Continuity
9 7 (8.24%) Data Privacy
9 7 (8.24%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (8.24%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (8.24%) Project Management
9 7 (8.24%) Regulatory Compliance
9 7 (8.24%) Risk Assessment
9 7 (8.24%) Threat Modelling
10 4 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.71%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 80 (94.12%) CISSP
2 60 (70.59%) CompTIA Security+
3 38 (44.71%) CEH
4 32 (37.65%) GIAC
5 20 (23.53%) CISA
6 18 (21.18%) CISM
7 17 (20.00%) Degree
8 9 (10.59%) ISACA
9 7 (8.24%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (2.35%) CREST Certified
11 1 (1.18%) GCIH
11 1 (1.18%) GPEN
11 1 (1.18%) GWAPT
11 1 (1.18%) Master's Degree
11 1 (1.18%) OSCE
11 1 (1.18%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (82.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 60 (70.59%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 3 (3.53%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.18%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.18%) GDPR
4 1 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (36.47%) Active Directory
2 29 (34.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (20.00%) IBM BigFix
1 17 (20.00%) SCCM
1 17 (20.00%) WSUS
2 1 (1.18%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.18%) Nessus
2 1 (1.18%) Nmap
2 1 (1.18%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 31 (36.47%) Apple
2 29 (34.12%) Oracle